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Instagram Purges Fake Followers Acquired Through Third-Party Apps

Since its launch in 2010, Instagram has become a tool for online influencers to amass large followings and often, in turn, get paid to market products. Insta,...


Microsoft and Apple Work Together To Fix iCloud Bug in Windows 10

Fortunately, there shouldn't be much to worry either considering that Microsoft has already acknowledged the issue and have assured users a resolution to the sa...


2018 iPad Pro "Folds Like a Piece of Paper" in Bend Test

According to a new video that is taking the rounds on social media, the newly launched iPad Pro from Apple seems to bend and break very easily. The JerryRigE...


Sony Interactive Entertainment is Skipping E3 2019

Of course, just because Sony is out of E3 2019 , it shouldn't be counted as down. For the first time ever there will be no PlayStation conference at E3 n...


'Fallout 76' Patch Notes Revealed, Include Performance Improvements and Bug Fixes

As a result of the patch being released, anyone attempting to play the latest installment of the Fallout franchise on November 19 will find that logging in an...


Apple Cuts New iPhone Production by 30 Percent

Production requirements reportedly were thrown off by low demand among consumers and by Apple's decision to offer three new models - the Cupertino company had...


Galaxy S10 will reportedly have the smartphone design we’ve always wanted

Galaxy S10 will look just like a device taken from a Sci-Fi movie such as Star Trek or Star Wars. Considering the placement of the camera and infrared sensor...


IPad Pro 11 gets put through scratch, burn and bend testing

The iPad Pro (2018) gets scratched with a razor blade, and unsurprisingly it does get scratched. If product destruction porn is your jam, the rest of the vi...


Instagram security flaw potentially exposed passwords in website URLs

In a statement to The Information , a spokesperson said the issue only impacted a "small number of people" although if those people were using a shared compute...


Nintendo not against releasing an "N64 Classic"

First came the NES Classic. If the Japanese brand is so predisposed to enhance classic games content of their older consoles, which is something they have f...


Sony Celebrates Five Years of PlayStation 4

The PlayStation 4 is now five years old and, if the rumours are correct, will soon be entering the twilight of its life cycle. Still, five years on and the sy...


Blackberry acquiring Cylance for $1.4 billion

The acquisition is BlackBerry's largest ever and it is set to close before February 2019 - the end of BlackBerry's current financial year - and it will see Cyl...


SpaceX gets nod to put 12,000 satellites in orbit

In its request for modifications, SpaceX said the lower altitude would increase the space between its satellites and those of other proposed NGSO constellat...


Verizon now lets you add multiple phone numbers to a single device

The big red wireless carrier is launching My Numbers today, which will allow users to add up to four phone numbers on a single phone . Called "My Numbers",...


Rumor: Microsoft is preparing a disc-free Xbox One for 2019

Thurott's Brad Sams says that the console is basically an Xbox One S with the optical drive removed - a change created to bring the Xbox One hardware's price ...


This is the ‘world's first’ smartphone with two notches

Sharp is a company that is more renowned for making display panels rather than for making smartphones. With Android thoroughly dominating the mobile indust...


YouTube VR for the Oculus Go is here

In September, YouTube announced plans to launch its VR application on the Oculus Go platform. YouTube also announced some more news geared towards VR ...


Netflix is testing cheaper, mobile-only subscription plans

Increasing the cost to $10.99 gets the Standard plan, allowing two simultaneous streams in HD. Bringing a mobile plan to the U.S. and Europe seems unlikely,...


Facebook vulnerability could have let websites obtain users' interests

Facebook fixed the issue in May and there's no indication that the flaw was successfully exploited by hackers. Masas told ZDNet that an attacker could use a...


Xiaomi opens Android Pie Beta program for Mi A2 Lite

However, other than the Android version, the Redmi Note 4 offers all the features of the MIUI 10. The MIUI 10 stable update will show up only on Mi Max 2...


Facebook management apparently ordered to ditch their iPhones for Android

According to The New York Times (via CNET ), the command came after Apple CEO Tim Cook criticized the way some companies use customer data to make money. All...


Black Friday Week PS4 discounts announced

The PlayStation VR ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission and Moss Bundle will retail for CAD 249.99 and the PlayStation VR CREED: Rise to Glory and SUPERHOT VR B...


EE announces plans to launch 5G in Edinburgh

EE's initial deployment will target the " busiest parts " of these cities including London's Hyde Park, Manchester Airport, Edinburgh Waverley train station, Be...


Google went down after traffic was routed through China and Russian Federation

Sadly, while now in revision four, the standard comes with few protections: Routers with BGP enabled will accept any broadcast BGP messages by default, meaning ...


Niantic teases Pokémon Go-inspired Harry Potter: Wizards Unite in trailer

It's been 20 years since J.K. Rowling first introduced her beloved boy wizard to us, and since then it feels like the Harry Potter franchise has grown to fill...


Global Artificial Intelligence in Food and Beverage Market Analysis 2018

The growth of Artificial Intelligence for Healthcare Applications Market is driven by the growing usage of Big Data in healthcare industry, ability of AI to...


Netflix update adds support for 2018 iPad Pro lineup

We're less than 24 hours away from when people should start receiving their brand new iPad Pro tablets and a few lucky people have already received theirs for...


SoftBank unveils $21 billion IPO of Japan mobile business

It already has invested in Uber, WeWork and Slack, among other companies . The Japanese technology giant yesterday said in a prospectus that it would sell 1....


Google Night Sight debuts for all Pixel phones

Once Night Sight is enabled, the Google Pixel will automatically suggest that Night Sight be used when its about to take a photo in low light. The Pixel 3 exper...


Microsoft introduces system-wide light theme in Windows 10 19H1

More than a month after pulling the Windows 10 October Update , build 1809, Microsoft is re-releasing it to the general public. New features in Windows 10...